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See also: Tennyson Point, near Gladesville, which is sometimes also called Tennyson.
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New South Wales
Population 431 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 2754
Location 72 km (45 mi) north-west of Sydney CBD
LGA(s) City of Hawkesbury
State electorate(s) Hawkesbury
Federal Division(s) Macquarie
Suburbs around Tennyson:
East Kurrajong East Kurrajong Glossodia
The Slopes Tennyson Glossodia
Kurmond North Richmond Glossodia

Tennyson is a semi-rural suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Tennyson is located 72 kilometres north-west of the Sydney central business district in the local government area of the City of Hawkesbury.

In the 2011 census, Tennyson recorded a population of 431 people.


Tennyson is home to Tennyson Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade, part of the NSW Rural Fire Service. The Tennyson Bush Fire Brigade shed is the only community building in Tennyson, and hence is a community meeting point for the Tennyson Water Scheme, and on occasion, parliamentary elections.

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